3.0.2 -- pkg_radd problem

Donald Allen donaldcallen at gmail.com
Thu Apr 26 11:06:17 PDT 2012

On Thu, Apr 26, 2012 at 1:52 PM, Donald Allen <donaldcallen at gmail.com> wrote:
> I've installed 3.0.2 (x86_64) on a mini-itx machine I built around an
> Intel D510MO Atom motherboard. I chose hammer over ufs. When I
> installed the system, I set up the network using a static IP address,
> not dhcp. I mention this because it may be relevant to the little
> story I'm about to tell.
> After getting the system up and running, I installed pkgsrc
> # cd /usr
> # make pkgsrc-create
> But having done this, any attempt to use pkg_radd results in
> pkg_add: /var/db/pkg/isc-dhcp-4.2.3p2/+CONTENTS: No such file or directory
> Indeed, the /var/db/pkg/isc-dhcp-4.2.3p2 directory is empty.
> I'm suspicious this may be related to my decision not to use dhcp, but
> that's just a guess.
> Any ideas?

I should add that doing a bmake install in the
/usr/pkgsrc/net/icp-dhcp4 directory results in the same error! Pretty
frustrating. I'm not going to put any more time into this exercise
unless someone can explain what is going on here (perhaps my error?)
and suggest a workaround.

/Don Allen

> /Don Allen

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